There were certain participants in the Masters 2017 who simply made it around the tournament and would probably be bidding farewell to it.
Ernie Els could be put in that category after he shot 78 in the event. He was seen walking around with Ricci Roberts, his caddie as he performed the different holes in what would probably be his final appearance in the tournament.
This was his 23rd Masters in his international playing career and probably his last appearance. He won the 2012 British Open after which he had been in his five year exemption period. Unless he wins a PGA Tour or any major tournament, this 47 year old player will probably not quality for the Masters again. Els realized his performance, low levels as well. (more…)